Winners of medical marijuana cultivation licenses in Arkansas will be announced Feb. 27.
Here’s what you need to know:
- The marijuana commissioners gave themselves a Feb. 20 deadline to score the applications. Winners will be announced at a public meeting the following week.
- Grow license winners will pay a $100,000 license fee.
- The commission received 227 dispensary applications in October. The 32 winners aren’t expected to be announced until late April.
- Transportation license are expected to be discussed at the February commission meeting.
- No date has been set for medical marijuana sales to begin.